Travelling with little ones: Denmark

Last Monday, we returned home after two fun weeks in Denmark.  As always, we tried to pack too much in and probably expected a little too much of our 4 and 2 year old sons, but nevertheless had a great holiday. After a short flight from Heathrow, we started our trip in Billund, home to…

Planning a birthday party for a 4 year old

So this year I succumbed to the peer pressure and I hosted a party for N’s 4th birthday.  It will be his last birthday at nursery and we invited all of his little friends.  I was slightly terrified.  Despite being an events manager for 8 years, this was my first kids’ party and the thought…

Travelling with little ones: Southwold

We were both feeling a bit of burnout and our adventure in South Africa seemed like so long ago, so we booked a last minute break in Southwold for the end of September, the week after I finished at the day job. Southwold is a quaint, traditional British seaside town in Suffolk.  I used to go on…

Travelling with little ones: my top ten tips!

It’s been exactly one month since we got back from our South African adventure and we have only just readjusted to normality (and caught up with the mountain of laundry).  We had a fantastic holiday, but it was the first time we had taken our two boys abroad (the longest holiday we had had up…

Travelling with little ones: what to pack

When it came to packing for our trip to South Africa, I did a lot of research on Pinterest about packing light and what to pack for my two young boys (N is 3 and 4 months, and W is 20 months).  I found some great blogs and websites that helped a lot, but most…

One year on

Little W turned one today. I don’t know where the time has gone! The last year has been stressful and exhausting for many reasons, but he has been my sunshine throughout. Happy birthday to my happy little chap xxx

Here goes…

I’m mum to two beautiful boys. I love them both to bits but boy are they hard work sometimes! Whilst pregnant with my first son, I taught myself to knit and this then led to a full blown craft addiction, mainly crochet but I’ll give anything a go really. When I’m creating something, the stress…